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Jan Hooks (1957-2014): An Appreciation

The New Yorker - 09 Oct 2014
Jan Hooks, one of the all-time great “Saturday Night Live” cast members, died yesterday, at the age of fifty-seven. Hooks, a talented singer and actor who played everyone from one of the lounge-singing Sweeney Sisters to Hillary Clinton, was a key part ...
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Live from Provincetown, it's Ana Gasteyer

Wicked Local Truro - 09 Sep 2017
Other alumni include Kristen Wiig, Taran Killam, Will Ferrell, Jimmy Fallon, Will Forte, Maya Rudolph, Chris Kattan, Chris Parnell, Jan Hooks, Jon Lovitz, Julia Sweeney, Cheri Oteri, Phil Hartman and — going all the way back to season one — Laraine ...
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The Laughs, Pathos, and Overwhelming Talent of Jan Hooks

Grantland - 20 Oct 2015
A theatrical and sometimes solitary child who grew up in Georgia during the 1960s and '70s, Decatur-born Jan Hooks spent summers and holidays at her maternal grandparents' home in the small city of Cedartown, not far outside Atlanta. Throughout her ...
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Jan Hooks of 'Saturday Night Live' Fame Is Dead at 57

New York Times - 10 Oct 2014
Jan Hooks, an actress whose flair for comedy and ability to inhabit a character were showcased during her five years on “Saturday Night Live,” died on Thursday in New York. She was 57. Her death was confirmed by her agent, Lisa Lieberman, who did not ...
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Federal offices are still waiting to hang Trump's picture

Washington Post - 11 Sep 2017
On the walls are empty picture hooks left when workers took down official portraits of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Jan. 20. Federal employees and visitors passing through the hallways since then have puzzled over the missing ...
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JAN MITTELSTADT TIPPETT: The things you can learn just by reading

Southernminn.com - 13 Sep 2017
There are an uncountable number of people who swallow those hooks and then pass it along as “I swear” truths. We base some of our beliefs on such information, on old-wives and old-husband tales, on things we heard on the street, on the radio, on TV, ...
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Jan Hooks (1957-2014): An Appreciation

The New Yorker - 10 Oct 2014
Jan Hooks, one of the all-time great “Saturday Night Live” cast members, died yesterday, at the age of fifty-seven. Hooks, a talented singer and actor who played everyone from one of the lounge-singing Sweeney Sisters to Hillary Clinton, was a key part ...
jan hooks

Trump and 'SNL': A Look Back at a Complicated Relationship

New York Times - 09 Feb 2017
For the 42 seasons that “Saturday Night Live” has been on the air, critiquing the show has not only been the preoccupation of comedy nerds but also every American's national duty. No viewer, however, has seen his criticism of the show scrutinized — or ...
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Jan de Nul wins IADC safety award

World Pipelines - 19 Sep 2017
Jan De Nul Group optimised and enhanced the handling and transport of dredging pipes by means of three techniques: the use of Dhatec cradles, modular spreaders and C-pipe hooks in combination with soft slings. The combination of all three (as shown on ...
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VIDEO: 15 famous people from DeKalb County, Georgia

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 31 Jul 2017
From hip-hop artists to reality stars to politicians, DeKalb County has birthed quite a few big names Can you recognize them all? Keri Hilson, singer-songwriter Rebecca Latimer Felton, politician China Anne McClain, actress Gale Harold, actor Jan Hooks ...
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Jan Hooks, former star on 'Saturday Night Live, dies at 57

Today.com - 09 Oct 2014
Comedian and actress Jan Hooks, a regular player on "Saturday Night Live" from 1986 to 1991, died on Thursday at age 57. She was well known for her character Candy Sweeney of the Sweeney Sisters and was praised for her memorable impressions of ...

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